New Alumni and Graduations
On graduation you become a member of the UWS Global Alumni Network, establishing the first links in a life long connection with your University and fellow alumni.
We encourage you to stay connected update your contact details with the UWS Alumni Office online to ensure that you are kept up to date with the latest alumni benefits, news and events.
- What it means to be an Alum
- Make the most of your GradLife membership
- Alumni Volunteers
- Graduation Giving
Check out the photos from the latest Graduations on UWS Alumni Facebook page (opens in a new window)
UWS Alumni is in place to provide all graduates from The University of Western Sydney (UWS) ongoing involvement in the UWS Community. As a graduate from UWS and its preceding institutions, you are automatically listed as an Alumnus from UWS.
Being an UWS Alumnus provides you with an opportunity to remain engaged with UWS, with information on further education opportunities and the research focus of the university.
To find out more on what it means to be an alumni, visit our What is Alumni page online now.
Graduating? Don't forget to pick up your UWS Alumni GradLife membership card on Graduation Day!
Once you have received your card, you can begin accessing the benefits.To find out more, visit the GradLife benefits page online now.
Didn't receive your GradLife card at Graduation or graduated in absentia? You can apply for your GradLife membership online now and tick yes in the GradLife member section. Your card will be mailed to your nominated postal address.
Keep in touch with your University.
Update your details at uws.edu.au/StayConnected for all the latest updates and news, and connect with fellow alumni on social media.
Join region and discipline based chapters, catch up with your classmates at events, share your stories with us, or even head back to campus for further study! Check out the latest news and join chapters online at uws.edu.au/AlumniChapters
- Reap the rewards
Access a growing range of deals and discounts with partners such as nib, Storage King, Bupa and Dell already on board with special offers available to our Alumni. Access them online at uws.edu.au/GradLife
- Boost your career
You are now a member of the Global Alumni Network along with more than 150,000 of our graduates, a community of professionals ready to connect within Australia and overseas.
...and keep an eye out for the Online Alumni Global Directory - Coming Soon!
Become an Active Alumni Ambassador for UWS, sharing your journey, knowledge and experience with the next generation of students and alumni through volunteering, mentoring or financial support of scholarships to help those who otherwise may not make it to Uni.
Graduation is not an automatic process and you must apply for the next available graduation ceremony. For details on how to apply to graduate, please visit the Graduation webpage.
For graduation enquiries, please contact the Student Central Infoline on 1300 668 370.
If you are graduating in the next round of ceremonies, remember to complete your Alumni Membership with the update your details online. By completing this step you will have access to the UWS GradLife and Alumni Benefits upon graduation.
The UWS Alumni Unit has implemented a volunteer program for our Alumni. Numerous opportunities will be available throughout the year, including assisting at UWS Graduation Ceremonies and other UWS Events, working with UWS Researchers and UWS Student Mentoring.
To join the Alumni Volunteers network, join Gradlife online now, and tick "yes" to join Alumni Volunteers.
To find out more, visit the Alumni Volunteer website online now.
CareerHub is the ultimate online jobs noticeboard for UWS students and graduates. There are hundreds of exclusive job opportunities uploaded on CareerHub every month, ranging from part-time and casual work, to graduate programs and unique internship opportunities. Furthermore, with a range of helpful career guides, CareerHub can help build up your portfolio!
To obtain access to CareerHub, join Gradlife online now, and tick "yes" to join CareerHub
To learn more about CareerHub and current opportunities, visit our Alumni Careers website online now.
As you explore and enjoy everything life has to offer after university, think of how you can give back.
For just $25 a year you can support students experiencing financial hardship.
Give as you go. Make a Graduation Gift.